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J.P. Morgan Asset Management Launches New Guide to the Markets Mobile-Based Augmented Reality (AR) Experience
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J.P. Morgan Asset Management Launches New Guide to the Markets Mobile-Based Augmented Reality (AR) Experience

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Developed in collaboration with Coffee Labs, the smartphone and tablet-enabled platform offers clients a new way to access interactive analysis on major economic themes impacting markets and investors  J.P. Morgan Asset Management announced the launch of the award-winning Guide to the Markets which includes a mobile-based augmented reality (AR) experience, offering clients......
Live Oak Bank Surpasses $1 Billion in Renewable Energy Loans to Support Rural Communities
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Live Oak Bank Surpasses $1 Billion in Renewable Energy Loans to Support Rural Communities

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Live Oak Bank has reached a milestone in providing more than $1.2 billion in renewable energy financing for solar and bioenergy projects in rural communities nationwide. Live Oak is the largest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) lender in the country, according to 2020 data from the USDA, and made its first......
Merchants & Marine Bank CEO Clayton Legear Appointed to State Board of Banking Review
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Merchants & Marine Bank CEO Clayton Legear Appointed to State Board of Banking Review

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Clayton Legear, President and CEO of Merchants & Marine Bank, has been appointed to the Mississippi State Board of Banking Review by Governor Tate Reeves. The Board is responsible for ruling on applications for new bank charters, conversion charters and protested branches, as well as managing rules and regulations that......
U.S. Bank Names Tendayi Kapfidze as Head of Economic Analysis
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U.S. Bank Names Tendayi Kapfidze as Head of Economic Analysis

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U.S. Bank announced today that it has named Tendayi Kapfidze as its new head of economic analysis. “We’re excited to have him at U.S. Bank and continue to build on the foundation we have in place.” In this role, Kapfidze will build on U.S. Bank’s existing economic research capabilities supporting......
Barclays extends COVID-19 Support Offered to UK Charities by Re-Opening Applications for Donations
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Barclays Extends COVID-19 Support Offered to UK Charities by Re-Opening Applications for Donations

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Barclays extends 100×100 Programme to support communities impacted by COVID-19, opening applications for 50 further donations of £100k The programme forms part of Barclays’ £100m COVID-19 Community Aid Package, which has already supported 290+ charities, globally, since April 2020 From today until Friday 06 August, inspired by the work of......
Visa US Spending Momentum Index Signals Continued Spending Growth
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Visa US Spending Momentum Index Signals Continued Spending Growth

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Visa’s latest SMI reading indicates consumer spending remained solid in June Visa released the June reading of the Visa U.S. Spending Momentum Index (SMI), an economic indicator designed to be a timely gauge of the health of consumer spending. The Visa SMI delivers insight into what drives upturns and downturns......
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African Development Bank’s New Economic Governance Strategy Advocates Bold Public Finance Reforms

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The strategy proposes bold reforms in the management of public finances to eliminate revenue ‘leakages’ and ensure an efficient, productive, and transparent use of scarce resources The African Development Bank on Friday launched its Strategy for Economic Governance in Africa (SEGA), aimed at fostering transparent and accountable governments and institutions to......
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African Development Bank Group appoints Dr. Beth Dunford as Vice President, Agriculture, Human and Social Development

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Prior to her appointment, Dunford worked as the Assistant to the Administrator in the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID’s) Bureau for Resilience and Food Security The African Development Bank Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Beth Dunford as Vice President, Agriculture, Human and Social Development, effective 1st July......
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As Weather Volatility Increases, The Demex Group Launches Climate Resilience Center

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Climate Center demonstrates recent climate trends and variability for over 60,000 cities around the world The Demex Group, developers of the first-of-its-kind platform for analyzing, pricing and transferring climate-linked risks at scale, announced the launch of the Demex Climate Resilience Center today. The Climate Center is a free public platform......
Blockchain and Liberty for All
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Blockchain and Liberty for All

A pillar of the Civil Rights Movement, Dr. Robert J. Brown, will keynote a global blockchain leadership event Broadcast live from Washington DC, June 18-19, 2021, with contributions from chapters around the globe, GBA will virtually present its annual state of the union to the world. The GBA global leadership......